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NMW Ukraine 2020

The national minimum wage increase in Ukraine

In 2020, the national minimum wage in Ukraine remained fixed at 178.8 € per month, that is 2,146 euros per year, taking into account 12 payments per year.

If we look at the minimum salary in Hryvnias, which is the official currency in Ukraine, we can see that, this year, it was 4,723 Hryvnias and accordingly, the national minimum wage has been raised 550 Hryvnias per month from the previous year, 13.18%. This increase is greater than the CPI of 2019 which was 4.1%, so workers have gained buying power in the last year.

If we look at the ranking of the national minimum wage that we publish, Ukraine is in 71 nd place, so it is among the countries with the lowest minimum salary of the 100 of the list.

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) of a country is the minimum amount (lowest salary) per hour, per day, or per month that employers may legally pay to workers.

In the table that follows we show you the progression of the National Minimum Wage Ukraine. You can see NMW in other countries in National Minimum Wage 2020 and see all the information about this country in Ukraine economy.

Ukraine - Minimum wages
DateNat. Curr. NMWNMWNMW
January 20204,723.0199.4 $178.8 €
December 2019161.5 $
January 20194,173.0150.7 $133.6 €
December 2018136.9 $
January 20183,723.0133.2 $112.4 €
December 2017120.3 $
January 20173,200.0117.7 $112.6 €
December 201662.6 $
January 20161,600.067.3 $61.4 €
December 201563.1 $
January 20151,378.087.4 $71.7 €
December 2014102.5 $
January 20141,218.0152.4 $110.3 €
December 2013152.4 $
January 20131,218.0152.4 $115.6 €
December 2012141.9 $
January 20121,134.0141.9 $110.1 €
December 2011126.0 $
January 20111,004.0126.1 $95.0 €
December 2010116.2 $
January 2010922.0115.5 $80.5 €
December 200995.5 $
January 2009744.096.6 $68.5 €
December 2008114.9 $
January 2008605.0119.8 $81.5 €
December 200791.1 $
January 2007460.091.1 $69.2 €
December 200679.2 $
January 2006400.079.2 $67.0 €
December 200564.8 $
January 2005332.062.6 $46.0 €
December 200444.6 $
January 2004237.044.5 $35.6 €
December 200338.4 $
January 2003205.038.4 $37.1 €
December 200231.0 $
January 2002165.031.1 $35.3 €
December 200122.0 $
January 2001118.021.7 $23.3 €
December 200021.7 $
January 2000118.022.6 $22.5 €
December 199917.9 $
January 199974.021.6 $
December 199822.5 $
January 199855.029.0 $
December 19978.1 $
January 199715.07.9 $
December 19968.2 $
January 199615.0
Ukraine - Minimum wages